Europe in the 20th century
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Europe in the 20th century a history. by Andreas Dorpalen

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English



  • Europe


  • Europe -- History -- 20th century.

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Bibliography: p. 558-568.

LC ClassificationsD424 .D63
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 580 p.
Number of Pages580
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5540718M
LC Control Number67018451

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